Past eventResearch Event

Democracy in South Korea and its Relevance for Peace in Northeast Asia

Chatham House, London


Lee Hae-chan, Chairman, Roh Moo-hyun Foundation; Prime Minister, Republic of Korea (2004-06)
Chair: Dr John Swenson-Wright, Head, Asia Programme, Chatham House


The speaker will illustrate the conditions that led to the democratization of the Republic of Korea (ROK), reflecting on its relevance for the trajectory of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) and peace in northeast Asia.